Collaboration is easier and harder than you think
We live in a world where the public sector requires collaborating across organisations and teams of different sizes in order to be effective.
This means dealing with people and all their complications. Good news! You’re probably already collaborating all the time across boundaries. There’s no significant difference between the skills that allow you to share information or get assistance from one or two people, and those which facilitate large, complex projects between multiple organisations.
It’s true that when you do something on a large scale, the scale of planning and coordination required increases faster than the size of the project itself, but these are skills you can master. So just do it! Reach out to people with your needs and your ideas even if you don’t work with them…READ ON